Ohio State and Purdue Claim Weekly Awards
Feb. 3, 2009
Swimmer of the Week
Andrew Langenfeld, Purdue
Langenfeld accounted for two of the Boilermakers’ four pool wins this past weekend in a meet against Minnesota and Wisconsin on his way to earning his first Big Ten Swimmer of the Week award. The senior claimed top honors in the 50-yard freestyle and the 100 butterfly in times of 20.18 and 48.67, respectively. Langenfeld also chalked up second-place finishes in the 200 butterfly, touching the wall at 1:49.11, and on Purdue’s fastest 400 freestyle relay of the season, which finished at 3:00.31.
Last PUR SOW: John Schmitt (11/18/09)
Sean Moore, Ohio State
Moore swept all three diving events in a quad meet with Michigan, Northwestern and Penn State to garner his first weekly accolade of the season. He set a McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion record with his three-meter (433.35) and platform (464.35) totals. From the one-meter, Moore continued his onslaught on the scorebooks by registering 368.15 points. All three dives automatically qualify him for the NCAA Zone Diving meet. Moore collects his second career Big Ten weekly accolade.
Last OSU DOW: Burkley Showe (1/13/09)